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Agriculture sector hoping new economic policy will strengthen entire value chain

When it comes to the agricultural sector, farmers and industry insiders say they expect the policy to cover all aspects of the value chain.

Freedom of Farmers League president U Thein Aung said most in the agricultural sector are hoping the new policies will set a meaningful course for developing capital financing and infrastructure, and will seek greater access to foreign markets........Read more


Kayah residents protest planned Pwunchaung dam

About 500 residents of Bawlakhe township, Kayah State, yesterday protested plans to build a dam on Pwunchaung Stream, as water and soil examination continues.

Transparency and environmental impact are the major concerns for the protestors, who already sent letters to the president and state counsellor with their signatures attached in August.......Read more


Farmers remain camped on military’s disputed land

Staking out their ownership, the 28 farmers set up makeshift tents on the plot in Mandalay Region’s Pyin Oo Lwin township shortly after the Tatmadaw began to try and fence it off.

“The living conditions are not good at the camp but we have no choice because we do not have any place to live. Some are in bad health because it is rainy......Read more


Thousands Flee as Fighting Erupts in Myanmar's Shan State

Thousands of refugees fled Mong Kung township in Myanmar’s troubled Shan State as fighting broke out between government forces and the Shan State Army-South (SSA-S) over the weekend.

According to a spokesman for the SSA-S, the fighting broke out when Myanmar army units attacked a drug-rehabilitation camp managed by local villagers in an area under their control.......Read more

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Our Customary Land

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Our Customary Lands Documentary

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Mother Land (part 1)

Mother Land (part 2 )

Jetsu Garden and Generals Village

Land Grabbing in Mingaladon.